One of the most idyllic holiday destinations that provide one of the best beach vacations would be the island of Phuket, Thailand. Phuket, one of the provinces of the country, is also its biggest island and is roughly the size of Singapore. In addition, the island is surrounded by a number of other smaller islets that attract tourists every year to experience the different adventures each islet has to offer.
If one wishes to get away from their busy lives and enter a world of their own, Maiton Island is ideal. For a quiet day trip, a boat trip to Koh Lone will leave you relaxed and calm. If adventure and excitement is what calls out to you, make your way to Koh Kai, a small island which is ideal for snorkelling. Curious about what lurks beneath the beautiful turquoise waters? Now you don’t even need to get wet, a quick visit to the Phuket Aquarium will satisfy your insatiable curiosity.
The Aquarium is a part of the Phuket Marine Biological Centre which is dedicated to educating the public on marine life as well as preservation and protection and is designed to provide its patrons with an afternoon of fun and education. What sets the Phuket Aquarium apart from others is that visitors have the opportunity of observing extremely unusual marine life up close. The seas of Thailand are frequented by common marine life such as eels, crabs and shrimps as well as the more uncommon and fascinating species’ who are capable of camouflaging themselves as well stonefish and razor fish.
The main attraction is a tunnel made up of a sea through material to allow visitors to observe marine life such as snapper, rays and even sharks swim above them. It is indeed a fun day out for any child and is an ideal outing to keep them occupied and interested as a special treat, visit the Aquarium during lunchtime and be privy to the fish being fed.
The island of Phuket has something to offer everyone, whether you’re travelling as a family or otherwise. Staying at a boutique hotel in Phuket would increase the value of your holiday by tenfold and a visit to Thanyapura Phuket, home to a number of facilities including sports facilities and a centre to cultivate the mind, would undoubtedly contribute to a wholesome vacation. This is an integrative centre Thailand and offers a number of services ranging from health and sports to organic cuisine and leisure facilities.